1 CD / Atoll / 2012-08-14Works: Douglas Lilburn: Quartet for Strings in E minor; Sonata for violin & piano; Duos for 2 violins; Canzonetta for violin & viola no 1; Canzonetta for violin & viola no 2; String Trio
Performers: He, Jun; Jian Liu; Maurice, Donald; Megiddo, Inbal; Riseley, Martin; Taylor, Lyndon
Douglas Lilburn is a preeminent New Zealand composer, and a foundation stone in NZ music. Many of the works on this disc have been unavailable...continue...
Recording information: Wellington, New Zealand (06/2011)....continue...
Boris Pigovat: Requiem "The Holocaust" for viola & orchestra; Silent Music for viola & piano; Prayer for viola & piano / Donald Maurice, viola
1 CD / Atoll / 2012-07-10Works: Boris Pigovat: Requiem, for viola & orchestra ("The Holocaust"); Prayer, for viola & piano; Silent Music, for viola & harp; Nigun, for string quartet
Performers: Gezentsvey, Yury; Mapp, Richard; Maurice, Donald; Mills, Carolyn
Conductors: Taddei, Marc
Ensemble: Vector Wellington Orchestra
This live recording based on a concert presented in memory of the 70th anniversary of Kristallnacht features Requiem "The Holocaust," winner of the 1995 Prize...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-10-28Works: Alfred Hill: Quartet for Strings no 4 in C minor; Quartet for Strings no 6 in G major, ('The Kids'); Quartet for Strings no 8 in A major
Performers: Chickering, David; Gezentsvey, Yury; Harris, Rosemary; Maurice, Donald; Pulcher, David
Ensemble: Dominion Quartet
While Hill's first three string quartets were reminiscent of Dvorak and Tchaikovsky, these three demonstrate new directions. With the slow movement of 'Quartet No. 4'...continue...